Tag Archives: Segregation

Anti-Discrimination Center – new page mapping housing segregation

The Anti-Discrimination Center: May 3, 2018 – Segregated, really segregated, or ultra-segregated? — “The 50th anniversary of the passage of the Fair Housing Act has come and gone, but startling new maps from the Anti-Discrimination Center vividly show the depth and … Continue reading

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April 14, 1947 – Landmark District Court Case of Westminster School Dist. of Orange County v. Mendez re Segregation

Historically, Hispanic children were segregated from Anglo children in many public school districts in the southwestern states. The legal struggle in the courts to rectify that segregation took several interesting turns as it (1) influenced, and (2) was influenced by, … Continue reading

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Property, Race, Segregation, and the State

Richard Rothstein, The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America (2017). Ezra Rosser Property scholars have neither forgotten nor ignored the government’s role in creating and furthering racial segregation. Scholars have written extensive work on … Continue reading

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Nave on Housing Remedies in School Segregation Litigation

Erin C. Nave (Washington University, St. Louis) has posted Getting to the Roots of School Segregation: The Challenges of Housing Remedies in Northern School Desegregation Litigation on SSRN. Heres the abstract: The critical relationship between racially identifiable neighborhoods in northern… … Continue reading

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